Gardening is a fun and rewarding experience that brings us so much joy in planting and watching our plants and vegetables grow. Taking care of our gardens is a big part of that experience.
Ergonomic garden tools allow us to properly care for our garden and also keep our bodies from injury due improperly using our gardening tools and the stress on our bodies. Ergonomic garden tools are designed to take the stress off our bodies due to the repititive motion required from gardening such as digging, bending, weeding and pushing. These tools are designed to use the larger muscles of our bodies instead of the smaller muscles such as your hands, wrist and back.
There are many gardeners that have chosen to end this wonderful hobby due to injuries that could have been avoided by using the correct ergonomically designed garden tools. Not only are newly designed garden tools ergonomic but are made to be light weight and easier to use which allows you to care for your garden without injury.
Ann Cohen is a former caterer who loves the holidays, entertaining and the outdoors and loves to share her tips and tricks with you. Feel free to browse her how to’s.